Access Video On Demand (AVOD)

What is Access Video On Demand?

Access Video On Demand offers unlimited access to a collection of more than 40,000 high-quality videos. Stream documentaries, independent films, and network and cable content from channels including HBO, PBS, BBC, History Channel, and A&E. With content ranging from archival films and newsreels to video on science, engineering and technology, the collection has something for every curious mind.

How do I get started?

  1. Have your library card ready.
  2. Click on the Access Video On Demand image above, or click HERE.
  3. Log in with your library card and PIN if asked.
  4. Explore with unlimited access.


  • Free with your library card and easy to use.
  • Unlimited access to 40,000 full-length videos, no check-out limits or waitlists.
  • Exclusive, high-interest videos from top producers you won’t find anywhere else—new content added regularly.
  • Always available — anytime, anywhere.
  • Built-in Google Translate with 80 languages to choose from.
  • Captioning and searchable, interactive transcripts.
  • No special software or downloads needed–it’s a broswer-based platform.